Green Flash Brewery Opens in Virginia Beach

Green Flash Brewing Company opened its new facility in Virginia Beach this weekend with a grand event.

The brewery and tasting room is a $20 million investment in the city, several years in the making.

Green Flash execs and Virginia Beach Mayor Will Sessoms were there Sunday to kick off the grand opening party.

There was a ceremonious flyover from a retired military plane and all-day activities, including several live musical acts.

The Virginia Beach brewery is located at 1209 Craft Lane, just off General Booth Boulevard.

Green Flash Brewing Co., is headquartered in San Diego, California, and was founded in 2002 by Mike and Lisa Hinkley.

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